Known in America for such movies as Iron Monkey and Hero, Donnie Yen is an underrated martial artist in American pop culture. Read the rest of this entry »

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One weapon that doesn’t seem to get much attention; yet it is very difficult to master is the three sectional staff. Read the rest of this entry »

Born in 1977, Josh Koshcheck has been fighting locally out of San Jose, CA since 2006 at American Kick Boxing AcademyRead the rest of this entry »

If the discipline of martial arts is not your thing, doesn’t mean that you still cannot visit a martial arts studio for a REAL Kardio Kick Boxing class.  Sure you can go to the gym and learn from someone who only has an aerobics background… OR Read the rest of this entry »

In order to be a good martial artist it takes a lifetime of commitment and a lot of practice. One thing I implore parents to understand is that martial arts is a year round commitment and putting children in too many extra curricular activities can set children up for failure and stress. Read the rest of this entry »

Below is a website that I created for this martial arts blog. This website has information regarding weapons and martial art studios that include maps.  If you have any favorite studios, please leave a comment with any information you should have.  Click HERE to see the website in full.

My favorite movie with Bruce Lee is, “The Game of Death.”  I watched that a million times over as a kid.  Bruce Lee was a huge influence on me as a toddler and probably one of my motivations to start martial art training. Read the rest of this entry »

A weapon is an extension of your arm, as we say in martial arts. The weapon should never disrupt your normal flow of movement while in use. Read the rest of this entry »

Several different schools along with their best fighters arrived to compete at the “Born to Fight Tournament” at Cung Le‘s Universal Strength Headquarters.  Students from American Kickboxing Academy, Cung Le’s students and West Coast World Martial Arts Blossom Hill Team. Read the rest of this entry »

When walking alone in any situation stand tall and walk with confidence.  Statics show that individuals who have a confident persona not only are successful in life, they are less likely to be attacked by a predator.   Read the rest of this entry »